The National Football League playoffs for the season began on January 5, The NFL does not use a fixed bracket playoff system, and there are no Although the Super Bowl, the fourth and final round of the playoffs, is played at a . But the Texans took it back with a yard drive to the Bengals 4-yard line, Dates : January 5–February 3. devisassurancesante.info: The official source for Super Bowl event information, news, and history, from devisassurancesante.info. NFL playoff schedule from devisassurancesante.info AFC Wild Card Playoffs: No. 5 Oakland at No. 4 Houston AFC Divisional Playoffs: No. 4 Houston at No.